Utility Technician Job Description

Utility Technician Job Description

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Utility technician provides services are performed on, but not limited to equipment used in sterilization process of medical equipment.

Utility Technician Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective utility technician job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included utility technician job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Review and follow up daily with work requested and provide feedback to improve documentation with respects to tools and procedures
Responsible for following current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in performing above duties
Recommend and implement preventive maintenance procedures for HVAC infrastructure throughout St Peter service region (Professional Building, Sunshine House, Chemical Dependency Center and off-site locations as requested)
Initiate the purchase of parts, materials, equipment, supplies , in accordance with company procedures and provide technical assistance when required to facilitate such purchases
Take readings and monitoring of all utilities systems critical parameters, investigates and corrects operating conditions out of specifications
Perform preventative maintenance tasks for Utilities equipment
Perform corrective maintenance on equipments/systems as needed
Collects samples and perform testing of wastewater, boiler feed-water, resin beds regenerations, DI water and monitor chemicals dosage
Receive chemicals used for treatment of tower water, chilled water, boiler feed-water, resin beds regeneration
Demonstrates ability to lead projects and/or work groups

Utility Technician Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Utility Technician

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: DPT, HAZWOPER, RETA, DOT, TIA, CARO, PSM, OSHA, ASE, NASSCO

Education for Utility Technician

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the utility technician job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Associate Degree in Education, Technical, Industrial, Associates, General Education, Electronics, Geography, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Construction Technology

Skills for Utility Technician

Desired skills for utility technician include:

Environmental services equipment and chemicals used by the department
Medical equipment
Cal OSHA occupational safety regulations
Departmental operations
Organizational policies
Database and presentation software
Word processing
Environmental services equipment and chemicals used the department

Desired experience for utility technician includes:

Demonstrate ability to make sounds decisions and use problem-solving tools
Must be able to coordinate projects and communicate results
May work in a variety of job classifications under a skilled worker, lead person or factory manager who will provide general supervision and instructions on routine work and detailed instructions given for new activities or special assignments
May assemble details and subassemblies and assist experienced mechanics with operating equipment
May assist experienced mechanics in Machine, Sheet Metal and Assembly, UAV, Paint or Weld shops as directed
May set up and fabricate mechanical, electromechanical or hydraulic assemblies, subassemblies and component parts utilizing various forms of written and oral instructions, automatic and semi-automatic machines and hand tools

Utility Technician Examples


Utility Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of utility technician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for utility technician
  • May perform material sizing and ply design layout of composite parts and bond assemblies
  • May perform all surface preparation including body filling, glazing, sanding, cleaning, and masking surfaces
  • May set up, adjust and operate automatic paint spraying equipment and drying ovens maintaining thickness or coating in conformance with specifications
  • May set up and fabricate electronics assemblies utilizing various forms of written and oral instructions, automatic and semi-automatic machines and hand tools
  • Properly use and maintain the tools and equipment utilized in the work area
  • Perform repair assignments, preventative maintenance, equipment installation, and troubleshooting to minimize the down time of machinery in a specified area of the distribution center
  • Maintain your vehicle and equipment in a state of cleanliness and good working order for your own comfort and safety, providing an appropriate appearance for our customers
  • You must like satisfying people and be capable of working independently
  • Identify customer’s termite problems and have knowledge of termite behaviors and habits
  • Satisfactorily complete initial technical training and participate in regular update training to stay current with proven methods and practices
Qualifications for utility technician
  • Moves/transports fifty five pounds
  • Able to be respirator qualified
  • Use hands to finger, handle, and/or feel
  • 6 weeks paid training and licensure
  • Must obtain a CDL within 90 days of hire
  • CDL within 90 days of hire

Utility Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of utility technician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for utility technician
  • Developing maintenance procedures and equipment files
  • Training other staff in department procedures and techniques, as required
  • Able to read and program Allen-Bradley PLC and SLC series controllers
  • Loading trucks, railcars
  • Familiar with technical systems documentation (P&IDs, URS, FS, FAT/SAT, Commissioning, IOQs, SOPs, data sheets, material and equipment specifications, ) and support engineering team members in their execution and development
  • Completes preventative maintenance and other reliability tasks, assist in diagnostics, repairs and rebuilds of machines
  • Adhere to all Pillar Standards and actively participate in Pillar activities
  • Perform all duties with a Safety First mindset
  • Comply with all Health and Safety, Environmental and Quality Policies
  • Undertake any required action to restore or maintain equipment in a safe and clean operating condition
Qualifications for utility technician
  • Must be able to operate computer equipment and applicable job related software applications
  • Must be able to work independently and handle stressful situations
  • Carrying - Occasionally 35+ lbs
  • Ability to navigate on uneven and slippery surfaces, for up to 440 yards
  • Must be adaptable to extreme temperatures outside
  • Execute preventive and predictive mechanical & electrical maintenance activities according to work orders and or inspection sheets on all equipment and plant areas

Utility Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for an utility technician. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for utility technician
  • Provide accurate feedback on work orders and inspection sheets with all required information
  • Document breakdowns and produce maintenance notifications with all required information
  • Keep all equipment, office, warehouse and plant areas clean
  • Execute all required lubrication including oil and oil filter changes
  • Execute periodic calibration on instrumentation, including scales, probes, feeders
  • Follow up and review work done by contractors including preventative maintenance routines (PMRs)
  • Assist with and monitor the safe and controlled stopping and starting of major equipment
  • Take periodic material samples for analysis
  • Archive all Plant Maintenance related reports, documents and drawings cleanly, complete and in correct order
  • Ensure clear and complete exchanges of information with preceding and succeeding Plant Maintenance, Operators, and Dispatchers regarding operating conditions and issues encountered during shift at Shift Handover Meeting
Qualifications for utility technician
  • Participate actively in daily / weekly operations meetings
  • Provide required information for spare parts purchasing and perform physical inventory as needed
  • Ensure any special tools and equipment required for a maintenance activity are returned in a timely fashion and in good condition
  • Perform other duties and activities as assigned
  • 2-3 years of mechanical & electrical experience
  • An ability to execute preventative & predictive maintenance

Utility Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of utility technician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for utility technician
  • Operate equipment to ensure adequate production of utilities within Quality Assurance limits
  • Perform chemical testing to assure quality protection and safety of utilities
  • Must be a self-starter and capable of working on own
  • Perform plumbing, electrical, and mechanical repairs
  • Handle hazardous chemicals used in various plant operations
  • Work closely with senior design engineers to develop electrical drawings using AutoCAD or MicroStation for Substation, Protection and Control, Transmission and Distribution design engineering projects
  • Troubleshoot and resolve HVAC systems issues within St Peter offsite facilities
  • Maintain records of equipment maintenance and repair history in accordance with Department policy
  • Maintain refrigerant use records in accordance with EPA requirements
  • Perform HVAC, fire alarm system installation or modification as requested by customer and / or approved by Department Director or Lead
Qualifications for utility technician
  • An understanding of the operation of a vertical roller mill, bag house, material conveying equipment and auxiliary equipment essential
  • Collaborate within a three person offsite facility maintenance team
  • Service all cooling towers in the plant, includes filling brominators, catching and running samples, making adjustments on cooling tower samples and troubling shooting cooling tower problems, including working on chemical pumps
  • Keep up with chemical inventories such as Bromicide tablets, Potassium hydroxide, placing orders for these and chemicals needed to run samples in the lab
  • Keep up with all oils, lubricants, used in vertical pumps at process water, and water well pumps and motors and place orders for these as needed
  • Keep up with cooling tower chemicals and place orders as needed from Chemtreat.Run Free chlorine samples daily and make adjustments

Utility Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for an utility technician. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for utility technician
  • Learn to swap water wells in the plant without shutting down the plant or causing extreme changes in water pressure that can cause other water leaks
  • Change oils in the various water well motors in the plant
  • Become familiar with, and trouble shoot the chlorine booster pumps and make adjustments as necessary daily
  • Check all production numbers daily for accuracy and make any corrections needed
  • Pick up all log sheets and charts and file
  • Write notifications and requisitions as needed for various jobs
  • Make SOP revisions and complete MOCs as required
  • Write excavations other permits and meet with team members to look for and discuss hazards, and be sure one calls have been made and documented
  • Work with operations trouble shooting and helping with startups and shut downs at process water, air compressors, disposal wells, water wells, lock out tag outs
  • Maintain safety shower, weekly fire monitor inspections, monthly ladder inspections, monthly emergency escape masks, monthly 30 minute self-contained air packs monthly fire extinguishers, wind socks ext., for the BRU Units, Process water and Disposal Well locations and Water Well locations
Qualifications for utility technician
  • Monitor sanitary sewer plant to be sure it is functioning properly
  • Complete monthly and quarterly reports and distribute to appropriate individuals
  • Keep up with the inventory on the Anhydrous Ammonia Tank at process water
  • High School Diploma or equivalent and Industrial Wage Certificate required or 2 year degree
  • Must be able to pass and maintain the Fresh Water Distribution Operators License and pass and maintain the Industrial Waste Water License
  • Knowledgeable of the operation of the air compressors and air dryers

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